THEODORE BIKEL: IN THE SHOES OF SHOLOM ALEICHEM

75 Minutes | Documentary | USA | English

Produced under the aegis of The National Center for Jewish Film

Director: John Lollos / Narrator: Alan Alda


Sunday, August 18, 3 PM

The Berman

$18


Portraits of two beloved icons–Sholom Aleichem and Theodore Bikel–are woven together in the enchanting documentary, Theodore Bikel: In the Shoes of Sholom Aleichem, which combines Bikel’s charismatic storytelling and masterful performances with a broader exploration of Aleichem’s remarkable life and work. Film will be followed by a presentation by Aimee Ginsburg Bikel and a live concert by Mikhl Yashinsky and Dr. Lorry Black.

Presented by SAJE and Detroit Jewish Book Fair

This program is made possible by generous support from Workmen’s Circle/Arbeter Ring and Bronze Film Sponsor Jewish Historical Society of Michigan Sholem Aleichem Institute Yiddishkeit Programming Fund. 

 SAJE is endowed by a generous gift from Cis Maisel and supported by Carol & Ronald P. Fogel, Sheri & David Jaffa, and Elaine & Michael Serling through The J’s Pillars of Light Program.

For more information and tickets, please visit TheJDetroit.org/SAJE or call 248-609-3303.


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